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Grading Capitals’ GM Brian MacLellan’s Moves From The 2021-22 Season

Photo: NBC Olympics Another year of Washington Capitals hockey has come and gone as has another round of moves after a third straight first-round exit in the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs. They did not work out as well as everyone … Continue reading

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“It’ll Be Fun to Have Him Back, I Think It’s Good For Our Team”, “He Brings A Lot to the Table…I Think That Strengthens Our Lineup”: Nicklas Backstrom, Peter Laviolette Speak on the Acquisition of Marcus Johansson

The Washington Capitals acquisition of longtime forward Marcus Johansson from the Seattle Kraken was one of two moves made by the team at the 2022 NHL trade deadline. As part of the deal with Seattle, the Capitals sent forward Daniel … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals Trade Daniel Sprong And Picks For Marcus Johansson

The Washington Capitals have traded Daniel Sprong, their fourth-round pick in 2022 and their sixth-round pick in 2023 to the Seattle Kraken for former Washington Capitals forward Marcus Johansson. The Kraken retained 50% of Johansson’s $1,500,000 AAV salary.

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Mr. Versatility: Conor Sheary Has Become A Vital Component of the Capitals’ Lineup

John McCreary/NHLI via Getty Images Washington Capitals General Manager Brian MacLellan is renowned for his willingness to add depth to bolster his team’s roster, and in many instances, these additions have paid dividends in their respective tenures with the team … Continue reading

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Images From Capitals Saturday Gameday Morning Skate At MedStar Capitals Iceplex

The Washington Capitals held morning skate on Saturday prior to their inaugural home tilt against the Seattle Kraken at Capital One Arena. NoVa Caps’ photojournalist Joe Noyes was on hand to capture the action from Medstar Capitals Iceplex.

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Capitals Get First Ever Win vs. Kraken With 5-2 Victory Before West Canada Trip; Ovechkin Notches Three Points, Sheary Two Goals

Photo: Rob Carr/Getty Images The Washington Capitals won by a score of 5-2 in the Seattle Kraken’s first-ever visit to Capital One Arena on Saturday night. The team is now just a point behind the Boston Bruins (who have a … Continue reading

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Axel Jonsson-Fjallby Skates On Fourth Line, Daniel Sprong Is Once Again The Extra: News From Capitals Morning Skate

The Washington Capitals held a full morning skate this morning at MedStar Capitals Iceplex in advance of their tilt with the Seattle Kraken tonight at Capital One Arena. Puck drop is set for 7:00 PM on NBC Sports Washington.

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Report: Kraken’s Jarnkrok A “Possibility” For Capitals At NHL Trade Deadline

Photo: Davy Jones Locker Room Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman wrote in Friday’s 32 Thoughts that Seattle Kraken right-wing Calle Jarnkrok could be a “possibility” for the Washington Capitals to acquire by the 2022 NHL Trade Deadline on March 21 at 3 … Continue reading

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Report: Capitals Eying Kraken, Canucks As Trade Partners For Forward Help

Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports According to Sportsnet’s Elliotte Friedman, the Washington Capitals are looking for forward help by the 2022 NHL Trade Deadline five weeks from Monday at 3 PM ET. He added that they are eying forwards … Continue reading

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Kraken Reclaim Cholowski Off Waivers From Capitals

Photo: The Seattle Times The Seattle Kraken announced on Wednesday that the team reclaimed defenseman Dennis Cholowski off of waivers after the Washington Capitals claimed him on October 12. The Kraken had first dibs on the 23-year-old since they waived … Continue reading

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